About us

The Leipzig Bach Archive is widely recognized as the world’s pre-eminent centre of Bach scholarship. Comprising a research institute, a library, a museum, and an events department, it occupies the historic Bose House complex at St Thomas's Square, opposite the church where J. S. Bach served as cantor for 27 years. With its unmatched collections and manifold activities the Bach Archive contributes significantly to the time-honoured image of Leipzig as a »city of music« in general and a »Bach city« in particular. The Bach Archive Foundation is a non-profit corporation which receives its basic financial support from the City of Leipzig, the Federal Republic of Germany, and the Free State of Saxony. It is directed by an Executive Board, overseen by a Board of Trustees, and advised by a Board of Curators.

The history of the Leipzig Bach Archive

The Leipzig Bach Archive was founded on November 20, 1950 to mark the occasion of Johann Sebastian Bach’s 200th death anniversary. The purpose of the Bach Archive was to gather the sources and documents about the life and works of the Cantor of St. Thomas’s, which were strewn all over the city of Leipzig, and to preserve them for the future.

Organisation & Boards

The Leipzig Bach Archive, a non-profit corporation, was founded in 1998. It receives its basic financial support from the City of Leipzig, the Federal Government of Germany, and the Free State of Saxony.

Friday, September 1, 2017

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Termine, Sonntag, 3. September 2017
 
 
 
 
1st September 2017
Überblicksführung | 3:00 pm | Bach-Museum
 
3rd September 2017
Führung | 11:00 am | Bach-Museum
 
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Termine, Donnerstag, 7. September 2017
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5th September 2017
Publikumstag | 10:00 am to 6:00 pm | Bach-Museum
 
7th September 2017
Ausstellungseröffnung mit Musik | 6:00 pm | Bach-Museum
 
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Termine, Sonntag, 17. September 2017
17th September 2017
3:00 pm Bach-Museum, Sommersaal
 
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Termine, Sonntag, 24. September 2017
22nd September 2017
Führung | 3:00 pm | Bach-Museum
 
24th September 2017
Führung | 11:00 am | Bach-Museum
 
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29th September 2017
Überblicksführung mit Besichtigung des Sommersaales | 3:00 pm | Bach-Museum
 
 

Upcoming Events

  • 20th October 2017
    Führung durch die Kabinettausstellung | 3:00 pm |
  • 22nd October 2017
    Führung durch die Kabinettausstellung | 11:00 am | Bach-Museum
  • 27th October 2017
    Überblicksführung mit Besichtigung des Sommersaales | 3:00 pm | Bach-Museum
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Termine, Freitag, 1. September 2017
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Termine, Sonntag, 3. September 2017
 
 
 
 
1st September 2017
Überblicksführung | 3:00 pm | Bach-Museum
 
3rd September 2017
Führung | 11:00 am | Bach-Museum
 
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Termine, Dienstag, 5. September 2017
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Termine, Donnerstag, 7. September 2017
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5th September 2017
Publikumstag | 10:00 am to 6:00 pm | Bach-Museum
 
7th September 2017
Ausstellungseröffnung mit Musik | 6:00 pm | Bach-Museum
 
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Termine, Sonntag, 17. September 2017
17th September 2017
3:00 pm Bach-Museum, Sommersaal
 
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Termine, Freitag, 22. September 2017
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Termine, Sonntag, 24. September 2017
22nd September 2017
Führung | 3:00 pm | Bach-Museum
 
24th September 2017
Führung | 11:00 am | Bach-Museum
 
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Termine, Freitag, 29. September 2017
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29th September 2017
Überblicksführung mit Besichtigung des Sommersaales | 3:00 pm | Bach-Museum
 
 

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